Policy

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) provides states and districts an opportunity to strengthen the quality of teaching and learning by ensuring that stakeholders in the education ecosystem are assessment literate. By explicitly incorporating training and professional development that supports assessment literacy into state ESSA applications, states can enhance student...

“This new proposed system of assessment will increase time for learning, emphasize the use of assessment in support of learning, and rely on the most authentic balance of assessments to encourage student success.” – A New Path for Oregon: System of Assessment to Empower Meaningful Student Learning At the behest of the...

Building assessment literacy is the core focus of this site, but what does assessment literacy really mean? We have asked educators and assessment experts to weigh in on the topic to share their views....